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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 111° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.48 meters/second, 1495.7 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.10 miwest0° 01' 35.3"1.82 misouth929.02 mi
24 hours15° 09' 47.5"980.72 mieast0° 05' 41.9"6.53 minorth981.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthThu 1:36 PM1303 km809 miles703 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarThu 1:36 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 12:36 PM1419 km881 miles766 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 12:36 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth N
BandungThu 12:36 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaThu 12:36 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 1:36 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 2:36 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
EuclaThu 2:21 PM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinThu 3:06 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmEast-northeast ENE

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